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Far From the Sea by  Ed)  Evan (aka McBain - Second Printing - 1983 - from Knickerbocker Books (SKU: 005325)

Far From the Sea

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Far From the Sea

by Hunter, Evan (aka McBain, Ed)

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  • near fine
  • Signed
Near Fine/Very Good
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New York: Atheneum, 1983. AUTHOR SIGNED. Second printing, February 1983. NEAR FINE in VERY GOOD price intact dust jacket. Signed by Evan Hunter (Ed McBain was another pen name of this author), in black ink, on the title page. A crisp, clean, otherwise unmarked copy; tightly bound in black hardcover with blue cloth spine titled in silver. Cover is clean, slightly rubbed. Pages fine. Binding and hinges tight, intact and straight. The jacket is complete with $12.95 price on front flap. Jacket is clean, lightly shelf rubbed with short tear and tiny chip to top edge for front panel, short closed tear at top of spine, crease to bottom corner of front flap. 5-1/2 x 8-1/2"; 248 pages. Signed by Author. Second Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.


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Knickerbocker Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
Far From the Sea
Hunter, Evan (aka McBain, Ed)
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Second Printing
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction, Literature, Literary Crit;

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Knickerbocker Books

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About Knickerbocker Books

Knickerbocker Books has moved from Yonkers, New York to the historic Hudson River Valley townshipof Kinderhook, in Columbia County. We offer fine used and rare books: art, photography, childrens, history, books on New York State, the Hudson Valley region...and more!


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